-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour
Memorials to Men Lost in the sinking

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Gordon Reginald Roberts

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Date of birth: 8th October 1913
Place of birth: Enfield, Middlesex, England
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 212298
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Gordon was born on 8th October 1913 in Enfield, Middlesex. He was the husband of Ivy Roberts. He lived at 'Strathmore', Coronation Road, Yateley, Hampshire. He was serving as an Acting Able Seaman and was 27 years old at the time of his loss.

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Hood Chapel, Church of St. John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire, England

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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

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The part of the memorial in which the Hood casualty names can be found.
(Panels 45 to 61)

Gordon's name is in Column 2 of Panel 49.

Detail of Gordon's name.

Yateley War Memorial, Yateley, Hampshire, England

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Chris Graham (photo, January 2003)
Graham Fleuty (information, August 2009)